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Half Way With Roosevelt

by Ernest K Lindley

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  • hardcover
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New York: The Viking Press, 1936. Hardcover. Near Fine. [x] pp426 Political observations of the first three years of FDR's presidency. Near fine in black cloth, one tiny rubbed spot, in a very good dust jacket, spine tanned, rubbed to edges and short closed tear to front panel. Laid in: 2 postcards relating to the New Deal, "Lament from Santa Claus" initialled JB, and an advertisement for Philip C Duschnes booksellers, New York. This book comes from the Franklin Delano Roosevelt collection of Frederick Baldwin Adams Jr, 1910 - 2001, the son of Ellen Walters Delano who was a first cousin to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Adams became a passionate bibliophile who served as director of the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York City for two decades and compiled a significant personal collection relating to F.D.R.. In 1969 he married his third wife who was a Swedish princess and with whom he shared the final years of his life in France. Adams' move to France explains the presence of his books in the United Kingdom. Near Fine 1936

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
6185
Title
Half Way With Roosevelt
Author
Ernest K Lindley
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1936

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